PixLite Mk2 Firmware

Firmware update file for the PixLite Mk2 range of controllers.


1. This firmware can only be used with Mk2 generation controllers.
2. Refer to the relevant User Manual for instructions before attempting to update.
3. Ensure you download the latest version of the Advatek Assistant.

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Change Log

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  • Add support for MBI6023 pixel

  • Fix stability issue with large volume of UCS8904 pixels
  • Add support for SM16714 pixel

  • Fix TLS3001 pixels flashing when a single pixel is illuminated
  • Add SK6813 pixel support
  • Fix RGBW pixel limit
  • Fix WS2811 timing (datasheet V1.4)
  • Update Art-Net OEM codes
  • Fix DMX512 RGBW mode
  • Fix TLS3001 timing on LR ports 1 and 3
  • Fix Test mode frame rate incorrect synchronising to Art-Net

  • Fixed PixLite 16 Plug & Play MkII fail on Advatek Assist connect

  • Add support for TM1914
  • Add support for SM16703 and SM16704

  • Leave sACN groups before reboot on config change
  • Implement sequence checking for sACN
  • Visually identify units with a new UDP packet
  • Fix ArtPollReply not reporting high universe numbers
  • Add single pixel test mode
  • Add support for APA104 and APA109

  • IMPORTANT: Fix ArtNet to DMX bug (which can also affect pixel outputs)
  • Fix RGBW pixels could incorrectly subscribe to too many universes
  • Fix incorrect value for “white” in test mode may show in Advatek Assistant
  • DMX512 pixel driver supports RGBW pixels

  • Internal release. OEM changes

  • Add WS2814 support

  • Add PixLite T8-S Mk2 support

  • Improve Jitter

  • Add Art-Net to DMX support
  • Fix DMX output test mode when live sACN data also being streamed to the port

  • Add UCS8904 pixel driver support

  • Color fade test runs smoother (incremental frame by frame steps)

  • Add WS2815 pixel driver support
  • Add GS8208 pixel driver support
  • Add PixLite LR16 MkII support

  • Add 4 channel gamma correction
  • Add MY9291 pixel driver support
  • Add white channelin set color test mode for RGBW pixels
  • Update to Advatek Protocol V6

  • Fixed incorrectly calculating the Art-Net broadcast address if 4th Subnet Mask byte not 0
  • Add support for PixLite 16 P&P MkII+

  • Add TM1814 support

  • Internal release. OEM changes.

  • Add UCS8903 support

  • Internal release. OEM changes.

  • Fix sACN/Art-Net timeout

  • Allow 0 pixels on an output
  • Added support for UCS9812, WS2813, SK6822
  • Self recovery functionality for immunity compliance testing
  • Test mode controls DMX outputs

  • Internal release. OEM changes.

  • Add support for UCS2904
  • Add support for PixLite 16 Plug & Play MkII
  • PixLite MkII range now always firmware version 2.x.x

  • Added support for PixLite 4 MkII Rugged
  • Enable bank 2 drivers without needing power connected to bank 2

  • Add support for PixLite 4 MkII ECO
  • Add support for PixLite 16 MkII ECO

  • Add PixLite 4 MkII support

  • User adjustable clock speeds
  • Art-net updated to version 4
  • Added synchronous mode
  • Added Art-Sync support
  • Minor reduction in TLS3001 reset delay time
  • DHCP timeout after 4 tries (approx 30 seconds)
  • Test mode not activated when Factory IP held from bootup
  • Added SK9822 support
  • Added DMX512P support (250K and 650K baud rate options)
  • Slow fan output PWM and enable 20% upwards dimming (instead of 30%)

  • Ethernet initialization after post boot connection
  • Hold last frame bug fix
  • Clock phases updated
  • Long Range receivers (expanded mode) bug fix

  • Additional immunity for noisy power supplies
  • Added hostname

  • Initial Release